Olguin Hall charged in hit and run accident

On Tuesday July 31st, police formally arrested and charged  31 year old Olguin Elmer Hall, a self-employed Belizean of Ranchito Village, Corozal District, for Manslaughter by Negligence, Causing death by careless conduct, driving motor vehicle without due care and attention, failure to report an accident and failure to stop and render aid. Hall’s arrest follows the hit and run accident  on old College Road in Corozal Town which happened over the weekend.  31 year old Armando Witz was riding his bicycle on that road when he was knocked down by an oncoming Kia Sorento, which fled the scene. Police found the vehicle on Monday morning in Ranchito inside a garage and pressed charges against Hall yesterday. Today, Olguin Hall was arraigned where he was offered and met bail of$12,000. The deceased, Armondo Wit, was buried today in Corozal town. He leaves behind a 7 year old son.

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